Cooperative Real Estate for Intentional Communities with Cassandra Ferrera [Interview]
May 13, 2021
May 13 | 5-6pm Eastern
Cooperative Real Estate for Intentional Communities with Cassandra Ferrera
Cassandra Ferrera is a real estate agent turned cooperative community guide. She has helped dozens of communities get on land and get set up with the structures they need to thrive.
Want to understand ethical frameworks to create intentional communities? Don’t miss this special interview.
Join FIC Co-Director, Cynthia Tina, for an hour-long conversation with Cassandra to glean her wisdom from decades of experience. We’ll hear about the community where Cassandra lives in California and about her work as an FIC Board Member, community consultant, and real estate agent for community projects. We’ll make space for audience Q&A, so come with your questions about forming a community.
What you’ll get from the experience:
- Deeper insight into what makes intentional communities work
- Insightful stories from Cassandra’s community journey
- Information about land and legal structures specific to intentional communities
- Network building with fellow participants
Cassandra has pioneered the field of cooperative real estate to serve those seeking to share land and create community. She has years of grounded exposure to what it takes to establish community in rural, suburban and urban settings. Cassandra has lived in intentional community since 2006 and in 2016, co-founded Landwell, an emerging intentional community near Sebastopol, CA. In 2010, Cassandra partnered with Green Key Real Estate to bring the values of stewardship, reverence, and cooperation into the practice of real estate. A founding board member of CommonSpace Community Land Trust, Cassandra works on inspiring community and land related projects as a consultant and guide. She is also a Board Member of the Foundation for Intentional Community (FIC). Learn more at cassandraferrera.net
Interview with Cassandra Ferrera
Date: May 13th
Time: 5-6pm EDT (see your local time)
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